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Interest in Lawrence University among prospective students has never been higher.

With more than a month to go before the May 1 National Candidates Reply Date, Lawrence already has attracted the largest and most competitive applicant pool in the college’s 168-year history. Running more than 10 percent ahead of last year’s numbers at this same time, Lawrence has received 2,969 applications to date, surpassing last year’s record of 2,748 applications.

Despite a shrinking number of college-bound students nationally, this marks the third consecutive year Lawrence has attracted a record...

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Lawrence University music students dominated a pair of recent piano competitions, sweeping the top two honors in both.

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A tribute to the late Alice King Case, who taught in the Lawrence University art department for 20 years, will be included in the new exhibition at Lawrence’s Wriston Art Center. The exhibition, which opens Friday, April 3 and runs...

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Lawrence University and five other liberal arts institutions are embarking on a project to collaboratively develop and teach new hybrid courses. The project, “Hybrid Liberal Arts Network: High Touch Learning for the 21st Century,” is supported by a $335,000 grant from the New York...

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Professor Emeritus of German Hartmut Gerlach, who spent 28 years on the Lawrence University faculty,  died at his Appleton home Wednesday, March 18. He was 85.

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Professor Emeritus of Art and former Charles S. Farrar-Laura Norcross Marrs Professor of Fine Arts Arthur Thrall died Wednesday, March 11 in Milwaukee after a battle with cancer. He was 88, a week shy of his 89th birthday.

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Lawrence University President Mark Burstein will be one of four invited panelists participating Sunday, March 15 in a discussion sponsored by The Chronicle...

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World class lyric soprano Heidi Stober returns to her alma mater for a Lawrence University Artist Series performance Friday, March 13 at 8 p.m. in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

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